BizTech
IT
Tech in Vancouver
Hardware
Software

100

Our annual conference

What is BluePrint

100

An electronic signal that is either on or off and represented by a 1 or 0.

What is a bit

100

The Best student run club with a major focus on Technology in Vancouver

What is UBC BizTech

100

The part of the hardware of your computer that stores all your programs and files

What is the hard drive

100

The general term for a software program that allows you to explore the World Wide Web

What is a browser

200

Name of our BizTech president

Who is Cris Mihailescu

200

The perceived second generation of web development and design that includes social networking sites and, video sharing site, wikis and blogs.

What is web 2.0

200

The Vancouver based online dating company

What is Plenty of Fish

200

The piece of computer hardware that is the brains of the computer

What is the CPU or processor

200

A box where a column and row intersect in a spreadsheet.

What is a cell.

300

Our next upcoming event!

What is Coding for Noobs pt.2

300

The blinking line or shape on the screen that tells you where the next character goes.

What is the cursor

300

Which tech company has an office right next to the vancouver city centre skytrain station

What is Microsoft

300

The temporary storage space on your computer

What is RAM or Random Access Memory

300

The name of the two most widely used two different operating systems

What is Windows and Mac

400

Number of events we had in term 1

What is 4

400

These plural units of computer processing power stand for floating-point operations per second

What are flops

400

Vancouver based tech company with an owl for their logo

Hootsuite

400

The part of hardware that acts as the butler.

What is the processor

400

What URL is an abbreviation of

Uniform Resource Locator.

500

The full names of all three of our first year reps

Who is Max Sheng, Aldo Geraldo and Sheena Cheng

500

a method of remapping one IP address space into another by modifying network address information in the IP header of packets while they are in transit across a traffic routing device.

What is NAT or Network address translation

500

A local start up in Vancouver run by a UBC Alum that focuses on virtual and augmented reality

What is Cognitive 3D

500

The inventor of the ethernet cable

Who is Robert Metcalfe

500

The company that originally created java

What is Sun Microsystems